Monhegan Island 3 day workshop 2023: 

September  4th, 5th, & 6th,   Monday-Wednesday
oil , or acrylic painting  

$300. for the 3 days.


If you are attending and want to rent a cottage through Shining Sails, Tribbler Cottages or any other cottage rentals on the island,
they start booking rentals on January 1st.
If you are going to stay at one of the inns: The Island Inn, Monhegan House, Trailing Yew or , the best rooms go first.

All the inns on the island include breakfast.

As of 2020, The Monhegan House includes dinner.


Island Inn:

The Island Inn is the fanciest, and it has the most rooms with private bathrooms.

Monhegan House

e-mail Holden W. Nelson: <>

The Trailing Yew


A Newer place on the island, The Cracked Mug, is near The Monhegan House, right by the Black Duck and P.O.

Just a few room and includes a healthy breakfast. Shared bathrooms.

The rooms have a great view of the harbor



You will pay your own transportation, food and accommodations.

$100. deposit is appreciated, and the balance the week before the workshop is appreciated, but not mandatory. thanks.
Also check out:



You can also google Monhegan accomodations Vrbo

Cottages or studios:

John Sterling Harbor House

Tribler Cottage (apartments)- 1-207-594-2445

Trailing Yew - 1-207-596-0440

Shining Sails - 1-207-596-0041

Monhegan House

1-207-594-7983--holden w. nelson <>

Island Inn - 1-207-596-0371

Brackett's Rentals:

call: 207-594-9151

Hitchcock House


Balmy Day Cruises - 800 298-2284 booth bay

Hardy Boat Cruises1-800-2-puffin - New Harbor, ME

Monhegan Thomaston Boat Line, 207-372-8848 Port Cyde-  Monhegan Boat Line the largest numbers of trips per day run from Port Cyde.


"Everything that is painted directly and on the spot has always a strength, a power, a vivacity of touch which one cannot recover in the studio ...three strokes of a brush in front of nature are worth more than two days of work at the easel."

- Eugene Boudin (1825-1898, France)

Stan Moeller
2 Colby Turner Lane
York, Maine
cell/studio: 207-337-0714